Howdy, I would relocate to a waterfall or steep creek and set upa small hydropower se up. Or, Where I lve, a medium windmill. With lots of cash, a solar array. Rig --- On Tue, 7/22/08, Ben <email@example.com> wrote: > From: Ben <firstname.lastname@example.org> > Subject: Re: What would loopers do without power? > To: Loopers-Delight@loopers-delight.com > Date: Tuesday, July 22, 2008, 1:27 AM > Hello, > > I think I would do a "mechanical looper". > One solution is to attach objects to the wheels of bikes to > strum accoustic > guitars or knock on wood pieces. > Modifying the overall gear ratio of the chain drive > (casette, > derailleur,...) and the size of the wheels you could get > some fun polyrythms > going on... > > In fact you can create also a "paper loop" with > punched holes (piano roll) > to feed a mechanical organ (is that the word in english?). > Frippertronic the good old way ;-) > > Ben. > > PS: sorry if the ideas are not that clear, my knowledge of > english is quite > limited whan leaving the IT field.